[pcductape] Re: Mirroring hdd's

  • From: "Pam" <ltf01@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 6 Dec 2004 13:53:27 -0600

k. sounds like you have a grasp on where I'm trying to go. Hang on to those
thoughts and as soon as everything gets here and I get it together I'll be
a-hollerin'

Newegg, where I ordered from, says they ship in 24-36 hrs and takes 2-4 days
to get here so I'm expecting about a week.

Pam

>-----Original Message-----
>From: pcductape-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>[mailto:pcductape-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of Bob Noble
>Sent: Monday, December 06, 2004 1:40 PM
>To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>Subject: [pcductape] Re: Mirroring hdd's
>
>
>Hi Pam,
>Oh, I see you want auto mirroring.
>I guess you want raid 1, raid 1, where one drive keeps a mirror of
>the next.
>
>Then I'd start with the one drive and load xp. When you get xp
>loaded use xp
>hard drive tools to do the rest of the raid setup with the second drive.
>It's easier to work with xp to do this then the stuff that loads when the
>computer starts.
>
>Bob Noble
>www.sonic.net/bnoble
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Pam" <ltf01@xxxxxxxxxx>
>To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>Sent: Monday, December 06, 2004 11:12 AM
>Subject: [pcductape] Re: Mirroring hdd's
>
>
>> What I want to set up is automatic mirroring... at least that is how I
>> understand it will work. I have not worked with raid either.
>>
>> Pam
>>
>>>-----Original Message-----
>>>From: pcductape-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>>[mailto:pcductape-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]On Behalf Of Bob Noble
>>>Sent: Monday, December 06, 2004 12:54 PM
>>>To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>>Subject: [pcductape] Re: Mirroring hdd's
>>>
>>>
>>>Hi Pam,
>>>I just set a computer up for my brother simimlar to the one you
>>>are getting.
>>>I had a lot of trouble doing the Raid stuff, with the sata drives,
>>>mostly do
>>>to poor documentation. I set up four sata drives with raid 0, raid 0. Two
>>>drives operating in parallel as one. and two drives operating in
>>>parallel as
>>>one for a backup. You can use the hard drive manufacturers
>mirror software
>>>that usually comes with their diagnostics to make the first mirror of the
>>>old drive. After that, I recommend Karen's Replicator for backup
>>>if that is
>>>the way you want to set things up. It will likely be a learning
>experience
>>>if you use the raid stuff. :O)
>>>Bob Noble
>>>www.sonic.net/bnoble
>>>----- Original Message -----
>>>From: "Pam" <ltf01@xxxxxxxxxx>
>>>To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>>>Sent: Monday, December 06, 2004 3:16 AM
>>>Subject: [pcductape] Mirroring hdd's
>>>
>>>
>>>> Does anyone here have experience in mirroring hdd's?
>>>>
>>>> Pam
>>>
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